Auction 132, Lot 571

"De Beschryvingh van de Reysen Pauli en van de andere Apostelen…", Stoopendaal, Bastiaan

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1714 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18 x 13.8 inches
45.7 x 35.1 cm

This is a very decorative map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean and the Middle East with vignettes showing episodes from the travels of St. Paul. This is a later state with Stoopendaal's imprint replaced by that of Pieter Keur, Pieter Rotterdam, and Pieter Rotterdam de Jonge. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #135-GII<sup>2</sup>.

Condition: A

Strong impression printed on heavy paper with wide original margins. There is some faint stains in blank margins and a bit of light offsetting in the map.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/2/2010

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